29 Mar '11, 2pm

Valentine uses golf to cope with cancer: jim mccabe, golfweek magazine, golfweek, golf week, golf, tj valentine,...

Valentine uses golf to cope with cancer: jim mccabe, golfweek magazine, golfweek, golf week, golf, tj valentine,...

ROCKLAND, Mass. – There are perhaps a thousand explanations as to why he shouldn’t be in work these days – one for every stitch that has been applied to his chest area to close the wounds – but they can’t outnumber the one reason he does show up. “I have a desire to help people achieve their goals in this game,” T.J. Valentine said. “I have a passion to help people, and what I’ve gone through doesn’t trump that passion.” OK, so it’s not entirely selfless. He gets a little something out of it, too. “Every day,” Valentine said, “I learn something from my students. I get positive emotions.” Now if you’re thinking we all need positive vibes, you’re right. But that’s especially true when you’ve gone through what Valentine, 34, has gone through – only right here, be warned that you might feel embarrassed about that latest “sick” day you may have taken to nurse a head cold. Valen...

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PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- PGA National Resort & Spa's Champion Course -- home of the PGA TOUR Honda Classic -- continues...